BIV Today Podcast
BIV Today Podcast

VR/AR Global Summit to showcase Vancouver (BIV Today No. 361)

October 28, 2019, 11:12am
VR/AR Global Summit

On BIV Today...

The VR/AR Global Summit hits Vancouver this week, with experts converging in one of the world’s largest ecosystems for the nascent sector. VR/AR Vancouver chapter president Dan Burgar (1:47) delves into what makes the city a unique place for businesses developing this technology.

Then, Retail Insider’s Craig Patterson (15:20) breaks down the latest industry news, including Costco’s journey into becoming the country’s second largest retailer, Sobey’s unveiling a smart grocery cart, Artizia’s expansion into men’s design and how “ghost restaurants” are becoming increasingly ubiquitous amid rising lease rates in Vancouver.

Tyler Orton hosts.